Senior Client Accountant, Family Office - Jersey

  • Job Reference: 44662
  • Date Posted: 29 September 2022
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  • Location: Jersey
  • Salary: On Application
  • Bonus/Benefits: Negotiable
  • Sector: Accounting, Administration, Corporate Services
  • Job Type: Permanent

Job Description

This leading fiduciary services provider has an exciting position for an ambitious individual to join the team as a senior client accountant in their Jersey office.

Reporting to the Head of Client Accounting, the candidate will interact with members of the Family Office and business contacts to prepare financial information and reports under the supervision of the Head of Client Accounting and the Directors/Managers of Family Office. You will assist with training and technical development of the Family Office, client support team. You will also assist with the technical reviewing of the reporting from the team and ensuring that standards and quality are at the requisite level.

The ideal candidate will have strong academic background and hold a relevant degree, qualified CAT, ACA or ACCA, experience in the trust and company industry, five years' experience in financial or wealth management industry an advantage, knowledge of vanilla and sophisticated financial products / investments and working knowledge of UK tax. You will have knowledge of IFRS and IFRS for SMEs, FRS102, investment accounting, asset valuation, understanding and interpreting financial statements.

You will also have knowledge and understanding of multi-currency accounting and investment and treasury products. A sharp analytical mind, good numeracy skills and a strong commercial awareness. You will be computer literate and have working knowledge of modern financial accounting software.

Please note that we can only accept applications from candidates who are either local, or have lived in Jersey continuously for the last 5 years at this time.

For further details please contact Emma Muirhead on 01534 753014 or at

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